Registered Nurse - Te Poutama Arawhiti (SHSOP)
Mō Tātou – About Us
Situated in the sunny eastern coast of New Zealand's North Island, the Bay of Plenty really is just that, offering vast golden sand beaches, bush clad mountains, lush farmlands and more. Its pleasant climate means that the area has become a favourite for holiday makers, retirees and those looking for a different lifestyle outside of the main cities.
Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand, Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty is spread across a vast geographical area and centred across two hospitals based in Tauranga and Whakatāne. We serve a population of approximately 259,000 for the major population centres of Tauranga, Katikati, Te Puke, Whakatāne, Kawerau and Ōpōtiki. Te Whatu Ora Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty is one of the Bay of Plenty's largest employers with over 4000 staff.
He Kōrero mō te tūranga - About the Role
We are looking for Registered Nurses to join our team providing specialist health service to older people.
Our service provides specialist health services for adults who are rehabilitating for a variety of reasons. Te Poutama Arawhiti also includes an Acute Stroke Unit. By working in collaboration with our specialist Medical Consultants and Allied Health teams, we support our patients to return to the community.
As a progressive and increasingly complex field of nursing, this role requires a wide range of skills and an interest in practice growth and development. This is an excellent unit to develop a broad range of nursing skills and experience for career progression and advancement. Our purpose-built facility further enhances the holistic care we provide and supports us to meet the needs of our patients.
If you are a Registered Nurse with an interest in Acute Stroke, Rehabilitation Nursing and have an interest in developing your nursing practice across this diverse specialty, we would love to hear from you. We have permanent part-time working between 0.5 - 1.0 FTE positions. Interested? We encourage you to apply today, stating in your cover letter how many hours you wish to be considered for.
We welcome applications from overseas Registered Nurses. To see if you are eligible for professional registration with the New Zealand Nursing Council, please head to: IQN home (nursingcouncil.org.nz)
Ko o tatou painga – Our Benefits
- Access to ongoing in-house professional development
- Commitment to staff wellness and healthy working practices (e.g. We support work life balance and flexible work arrangements whenever possible)
- Highly rewarding role and opportunity to make a difference!
- Subsidised onsite hospital gym membership
- Free flu vaccinations
- Free onsite parking
- Discounts (with local businesses)
Ngā uarātanga ō ā mātou mahi – Our Values
At Te Whatu Ora Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty (formally Bay of Plenty District Health Board BOPDHB) we recruit for our Manaakitanga CARE values. Why do we do this? Because values-based teams deliver better care.
Our manaakitanga CARE values (Compassion, All-one-team, Responsive and Excellence) support each of us to make a difference every day in the things we do and say. Therefore, it's important that when recruiting, we recruit new colleagues who live by our CARE values.
Te Whatu Ora Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty are committed to improving Māori health outcomes and achieving health equity for Māori through Te Tiriti o Waitangi obligations. It is essential you demonstrate an awareness of Māori indigenous rights and current issues in relation to health and health equity.
Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to Apply
You can view the position description below and to apply for the role please click “APPLY NOW.” For tracking and reporting purposes, all applications must be submitted through our online career's portal.
Due to this position having contact with children and Te Whatu Ora Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty commitment to child protection, you will be subject to ‘safety checks' under the Children's Act at the time of hire and thereafter as per the relevant legislation.
It is desirable that new employees of Te Whatu Ora are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, which includes two doses of an approved vaccine. If you are unable to receive a COVID-19 vaccine or booster for any reason, please indicate this in your application so we can discuss this with you further.
|Location:||North Island - Bay of Plenty - Tauranga|
|Job type:||Permanent Part time|
|Expertise:||Clinical - Nursing - Stroke|
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